The Minchenden Oak Garden is currently closed to the public. This is due to the findings of a tree survey implemented by Enfield Council which has identified safety issues with the Minchenden Oak tree. The Friends Group have requested a copy of the tree report which recommends removal of a substantial number of the Minchenden […]
Dear SGA members, I’m very grateful to your Committee for allowing the Pinkham Way Alliance to contact you directly. I’m writing to ask you to sign our petition to halt the30-year NLWA waste contract for North London (please click on the link below). An important factor in a petition’s success nowadays is the spreading of […]
URGENT REQUEST FOR ACTION Deadline: Friday 7 June 2013 You will recall that we have been supporting the Pinkham Way Alliance in their successful campaign to protect the Pinkham Way nature conservation site from waste development. Work has now begun on the new North London Waste Plan. The Pinkham Way site was included in the […]
The proposal involves a substantial number of densely populated residential units adjacent to the North Circular on land previously designated for widening the A406. Public consultation is open until Wednesday 29th May, details can be accessed on www.enfield.gov.uk/ncaap .
The Southgate Green Association (SGA) and The Friends of Minchenden Oak Gardens have commissioned the first of a series of limited edition porcelain mugs, illustrated by local artist Pauline Hazelwood. These are now available in local shops and will be on sale at the May Day Fayre or through the web site at a cost […]
SGA have supported The Pinkham Way Alliance in their on going representations to The North London Waste Authority, The Planning Inspectorate, and Local Councils against the use of the site for Waste Transfer and processing . The first plan has been shelved however the preparation of a new North London Waste Plan is now underway. […]
Once again, we ask that if you have an email address and you haven’t given it to us, please do so. We won’t pass it on to anyone, and it is a quicker, cheaper and more environmentally friendly way for us to contact you.
Walker School Expansion- Statutory Notice for increasing Pupil numbers has now been posted on the school gates and in the Enfield Gazette on November 14th. SGA are still considering comments but here’s what you need to know and can do: Here is the FULL statutory notice with information about the immediate local context. There is […]
Ground Force Day This year’s Ground Force day will take place on Saturday September 22nd between 10.30am and 12.30pm. Please join us if you can for our annual clean up of the Conservation Area. Offers of help to Denise Gandhi (8886 3632) or just come along and pick up bags, brooms etc from a table […]
Background update North London Waste Authority (NLWA) and Barnet Council submitted an outline planning application to Haringey Council at the end of May 2011. The application was for a 300,000 tonne Mechanical Biological Treatment (MBT) Waste facility for the NLWA and a vehicle depot for Barnet’s refuse and transport vehicles. Legal challenges were put to […]